Mother’s Day is coming up quick, but it’s not just a day for mamas with young children. How about the grandmas who raised their own children and now pitch in to help care for their grandchildren? Grandmas provide such a critical role in a family and child’s life. And that’s why you should consider giving them one of these 25
Mother’s Day gifts for grandmothers.
Some of these items are for the grammies who carry around old school brag books; others focus on providing grandmas with some much needed R&R. But all of them were chosen to express to the gran in your life how much she means to you, your family, and your children.
The good news is, the retail industry has caught up with the move to include grandmas in
Mother’s Day celebrations, so you won’t have too much trouble tracking these items and their ilk online. Better yet? These gifts span the spectrum of prices ranges so even if you’re not looking to break the bank this holiday season, you can still find something suitable to say “We love you, Grandma.”
Ready to shop? Check out these grandmotherly gifts that the glam-ma in your life will love.
We only include products that have been independently selected by Romper's editorial team. However, we may receive a portion of sales if you purchase a product through a link in this article. 1 The Perfect Grandma Mug
She’ll never forget the year that made her a grandma, but let her share that awesome news as well with this charming mug.
2 A Shirt for A Grammy Who Loves Her Cubs
Does the grandma in your life care for her cubs like a big ol’ grizzly? Then give her a t-shirt that says “we love you beary much.”
3 A Charm for Grandma
The fun of Alex and Ani jewelry is that the first piece is just a building block. So you can give your Grandma this charm and she can add additional charms she wants, collecting a new one for each grandchild.
4 A Diaper Bag For Grammy
If Grandma wants to help out, give her a hand with this lovely diaper bag she can make all her own. Now you won’t have to drop one off each time baby comes for a visit.
5 Grammy Self-Care Bath Bombs
Even Grandma deserves a break, so let her take a good long bath with this luxurious bath bomb soak.
6 A Silky Sleep Mask
A catnap in a rocking chair may have been the way grandmas of old grabbed some shut-eye. Nowadays you can do your grandma one better with this silk sleep mask.
7 A DIY Foot Massage
A gift certificate to a spa is fab, but how about having a spa on hand at all times? Now that’s a gift she can really use.
8 A Little Sleep Serum
Not to oversell the need for sleep, but, well, grandma needs her sleep! You know why? Because you need your sleep and when you can’t get any, she just might be your number one hope for a last minute grandkid sleepover.
9 A Fresh Shower Cap
I don’t know about you, but the grandmas I know are still using the shower caps they bought back in ‘61. Give her a fresh one to keep her hair protected.
10 A Handy Gardening Tool Set
Have a gran in your life who loves to garden? This 7 piece set is the perfect gift. Not only does it store all the tools, it doubles as a seat, all the better to get to spring weeding.
11 For the Grandma Far Away
Not everyone gets to enjoy seeing their grandma each day. If your gram lives across the country, this heart map is a great way to share your love.
12 A Digital Frame
What’s better than one framed photo of grandkids? Multiple photos that virtually rotate!
13 Something Pretty & Pastel
Handcrafted in Uganda, these delicate earrings are made with colored bone beads and recycled glass beads, and proceeds go to a good cause (Akola’s mission is to provide employment opportunities to women in Uganda).
14 A Brag Book About Grandma
You know what never gets old? Reading compliments about yourself. So imagine how good grandma will feel when she gets this book all about her on Mother’s Day.
15 A Customized Calendar
Mark time by giving your grandma a calendar filled with fun family memories for every month. You can personalize your calendar using Shutterfly’s customization tool.
16 A Super Beach Recliner
If vacationing with grandma at the beach is a summer tradition, help your Gran take a load off with this zero gravity beach recliner.
17 A Grandma’s Book of Letters
Want your children to know all about their grandma? Invite her to share personal letters with her grandkids using this charming book.
18 A Picture Book Just for Grandma
Story time with grandma can be such a special time. So why not make the subject of the snuggle session all about a child and grandma’s relationship?
19 The Perfect Grandma Sweatshirt
Grandma’s have a reputation for spoiling their grands. And this shirt completely sums that attitude up.
20 A Playful Wine Glass
OK, so this glass might cause a mother-in-law rift, but if your family has a good sense of humor, both grandmas will see the fun in this wine glass.
21 A Wall-Mounted Brag Board
Grammys love to brag about their broods, so give them a great way to display their love with this wall-mountable brag board.
22 A Personalized Rolling Pin
Making cookies with grandma is a childhood favorite. So give your gran a rolling pin with her name or title on it.
23 A Stunning Bouquet
Flowers are always a good idea. Repeat: Flowers are
always a good idea. 24 A Box of Chocolates
For those with a sweet tooth, there’s nothing better than a box of chocolate. Is that your grandma? Then consider this Mother’s Day gift.
25 A Picture Perfect Blanket
Even when you’re far away, grandma can snuggle up with her grandkids thanks to this customizable photo blanket. Just find the shots you like and put your own personal twist on the photo throw.
Now go grab the gran in your life a great gift. And don’t forget to include a thoughtful card too!